Rolled Sugar Cookies

Course : Cookies
Serves: 36 Cookies
Print a Recipe Card
3 x 5 Card | 4 x 6 Card | Printer Friendly


2 cups margarine
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla -- extract
1 large egg
2 cups flour
2 teaspoons baking powder

Preparation / Directions:

Cream together the margarine, sugar, vanilla and egg until light and fluffy. Add about 3/4 of the flour and the baking powder, reserving the rest of the flour for rolling. Blend until well mixed. Chill the dough for 2 hours or overnight. Roll out on a lightly floured surface until 1/8 inch thick. Cut with a cookie cutter. Place on an ungreased baking sheet. Bake in a 375 degree oven until lightly browned, about 5-10 minutes. Cool before storing. Makes about 72 cookies 2 inch size or 6 small cookie sheets of various sizes. My note: If you aren't too fussy, square or random shapes from the edges can be cut with a plastic knife or anything that is safe to use on your rolling surface. Decorate with a tiny piece of a cherry, raisin or nu

1 Kitchen's say:
  (5 3/4 Stars!)
Rate this Recipe?
1 2 3 4 5
Poor                            Great

E-mail this to a friend!

Friend's Name (TO):
Friend's E-mail Address:
Your Name (FROM):
Your E-mail Address:

More Cookies Recipes